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1936 Shelvy 2011

Shelvy Bomberger

October 13, 1936 — October 21, 2011


Shelvy Jean  Bomberger, 75, of Carlisle, died Friday, Oct. 21, 2011 at home.

Born Oct. 13, 1936 in Adams County, she was a daughter of the late Michael and Margaret (Day) May and the widow of Joseph Morgan Bomberger Jr.

Mrs. Bomberger retired from Ross Distribution after 19 years of service.

She was a graduate of the former York Springs High School where she was a majorette in the band.  She had previously been a member of the Oldies but Goodies Bowling League.

She was preceded in death by a sister:  Stella Shellhamer and two brothers;  Darby Day and Michael May.

Surviving are two sons:  Joseph and Frederick Bomberger, both of Carlisle; a brother:  William May of York; three sisters: Kay Wolford of Tennessee, Connie Hurley of Carlisle, Vonnie Harbold of Florida and Sandie Eversole of Gettysburg; two grandchildren:  Christopher and Amanda Bomberger, both of Carlisle; very close friends:  Robert Stratton and Brenda Bomberger, both of Carlisle; her best friend:  Neva McKowan and her husband, Forrest, of Perry County; and very close friends:  Marlin and Lois Stoner of Mt. Holly Springs, and many nieces and nephews..

Services will be private at the convenience of the family.  There will be no viewing or visitation.

Memorial contributions may be directed to:  Celtic Hospice, 220 Wilson St. Suite 100, Carlisle, Pa 17013.

Ronan Funeral Home, Carlisle, is handling arrangements.

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